Justice Gorsuch Casts Deciding Vote Rejecting NLRB's Prohibition on Class Action Waivers - The National Law Review

On May 22, 2018, in NLRB, by Staff

SalonJustice Gorsuch Casts Deciding Vote Rejecting NLRB’s Prohibition on Class Action WaiversThe National Law ReviewThe Court also refused to apply the Chevron Doctrine, which promotes judicial deference to the administrative agency (here, the NLRB) where there is an unresolved ambiguity within the statute assigned to that agency. The Court held that that there was …US […]

NLRB OKs Boeing Micro Bargaining Unit In Machinists Union - Law360

On May 22, 2018, in NLRB, by Staff

NLRB OKs Boeing Micro Bargaining Unit In Machinists UnionLaw360Law360 (May 22, 2018, 5:46 PM EDT) — A National Labor Relations Board officer on Monday said about 180 Boeing workers who prep the company’s flagship 787 jets for flight tests can vote on whether to organize with the International Association of … …read more

SCOTUS Holds that Class Action Waivers in Employment Contracts Must be Enforced - JD Supra (press release)

On May 22, 2018, in NLRB, by Staff

JD Supra (press release)SCOTUS Holds that Class Action Waivers in Employment Contracts Must be EnforcedJD Supra (press release)Murphy Oil USA, Inc. In the latter case, the Fifth Circuit reversed the NLRB’s determination that the employer violated Section 7 by including an individual arbitration clause in its employment contract. In the former two cases, the Seventh […]

US Supreme Court's Epic Decision Validates Class Action Waivers - JD Supra (press release)

On May 22, 2018, in NLRB, by Staff

JD Supra (press release)US Supreme Court’s Epic Decision Validates Class Action WaiversJD Supra (press release)In seeking to void their class action waivers, the employees relied on the NLRB’s 2012 decision in D. R. Horton, Inc. and also argued that the FAA’s savings clause allowed the Court to deny enforcement of the arbitration agreements “upon such […]

The Practical NLRB Advisor: Spring 2018 - JD Supra (press release)

On May 22, 2018, in NLRB, by Staff

JD Supra (press release)The Practical NLRB Advisor: Spring 2018JD Supra (press release)Ogletree Deakins’ Traditional Labor Relations Practice Group is pleased to announce the publication of the spring 2018 issue of the Practical NLRB Advisor. This issue examines the evolution of the controversial joint-employer saga as it develops at the …and more …read more